Link to Zipped WordPerfect Minutes 6K bytes
MEMBERS PRESENT: Rep. Fred R Hunsaker, Chair
Rep. R. Curt Webb, Vice Chair
Rep. Laura Black
Rep. Rebecca Chavez-Houck
Rep. Jack R. Draxler
Rep. James A. Dunnigan
Rep. Becky Edwards
Rep. Janice M. Fisher
Rep. Kerry W. Gibson
Rep. Richard Greenwood
Rep. Curtis Oda
Rep. Marie H. Poulson
STAFF PRESENT: Joseph Wade, Policy Analyst
Doris Donat, Committee Secretary
Note: A list of visitors and a copy of handouts are filed with the committee minutes.
Rep. Hunsaker called the meeting to order at 8:14 a.m.
MOTION: Rep. Oda moved to approve the minutes of February 6, 2009. The motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Dunnigan, Rep. Fisher, Rep. Gibson, and Rep. Greenwood absent for the vote.
H.B. 274 Local Government Fees and Charges to State Agencies (Rep. C. B. Wallis)
This bill was not considered.
H.J.R. 11 Joint Resolution Expressing Support for and Recognizing the Value of Locally Elected Officials (Rep. M. Brown)
Rep. Brown introduced and explained the bill to the Committee.
Spoke to the bill: Richard Stowell, Utah School Board Association
Ron Wolff, Morgan School District
Lyn H. Denna, Alpine School District
Steven H. Peterson, Utah School Board Association
Bruce Williams, Davis School District
MOTION: Rep. Gibson moved to recommend H.J.R. 11 favorably. The motion passed unanimously, with Rep. Fisher absent for the vote.
MOTION: Rep. Dunnigan moved to place H.J.R. 11 on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed unanimously.
H.B. 309 County Fiscal Procedures Amendments (Rep. C. Herrod)
This bill was not considered.
S.B. 92 Local Governmental Cooperation in Education Matters (Sen. P. Jones) (Rep. C. Moss)
Sen. Jones introduced and explained the bill to the Committee.
MOTION: Rep. Chavez-Houck moved to recommend S.B. 92 favorably. The motion passed unanimously.
MOTION: Rep. Fisher moved to place S.B. 92 on the Consent Calendar. The motion passed unanimously.
H.B. 147 Resource Recovery by Governmental Entities (Rep. T. Cosgrove)
Rep. Cosgrove introduced and explained the bill to the Committee, with the help of Mark Lewon, Utah Metal Works, Inc.
Spoke to the bill: Scott Peppler, Recyling Coalition of Utah
MOTION: Rep. Draxler moved to recommend H.B. 147 favorably.
MOTION: Rep. Gibson moved to amend H.B. 147 as follows:
1. Page 1, Lines 15 through 16 :
15 . requires a first
class county and a state or municipal agency
located in a
class county to recycle certain materials.
2. Page 2, Line 34 :
34 (B) located in a first
3. Page 3, Lines 61 through 62 :
61 (a) (i) "County facility" means a building, structure, or other improvement that is
62 constructed on property owned by a first
4. Page 4, Line 107 :
107 (B) located in a first
The motion failed with Rep. Black, Rep. Chavez-Houck, Rep. Draxler, Rep. Dunnigan, Rep. Edwards, Rep. Fisher, Rep. Greenwood, and Rep. Poulson voting in opposition.
MOTION: Rep. Edwards moved to adjourn the meeting. The motion passed with Rep. Black, Rep. Chavez-Houck, Rep. Draxler, Rep. Fisher, and Rep. Poulson voting in opposition.
Rep. Hunsaker adjourned the meeting at 9:35 a.m.
Rep. Fred R Hunsaker, Chair